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Feb 12, 2013 11:00pm PST
through a list of other issues from energy to manufacturing, touched on foreign policy and at the end reached, i think it's fair to say, an emotional crescendo when he talked about gun violence in america and recognized a number of individuals there in the house chamber who have been touched by gun violence. either they're the survivors, surviving family members or who themselves have been victims of gun violence. mark, we were counting, i think, as he went through... i know i made some notes. almost a dozen new initiatives the president announced on everything from international trade to higher education to doing something about the voting experience in america. it seemed like the president was trying to inject some energy into his second term. >> i agree wu, judy. i just want to underline the emotional apex of the evening was undoubtedly the "deserve a vote" chant that the president led when he spoke on gun control and the need, making the argument that our police departments were outgunned by those with assault weapons with criminal intent. and i thought that a speech that quite fr
Feb 16, 2013 12:00am EST
nephew seems to having to a strict regimen of energy drinks. you know the energy drink-- aimed at a teenaged boy. just doesn't feel enough aggression inside of himself. ( laughter ) yeah, we've developed a cocktail of powerful stimulants. let's market it to people with no impulse control. ( laughter ) this shouldn't turn out like "lord of the flies" at all." a little bit of caffeine in there. well, you want to be alert to describe your symptoms to the cardiologist. ( laughter ) yeah. well, maybe they work. my 97 use know more than anybody else about electronics. they helped me upgrade my smartphone. it's nice. touch screen. exclamation point is next to a question mark. so often when i think i'm sending an inquiry i send an outrageous demand. ( laughter ) ( applause ) i thought i texted my wife, "you go to the grocery?" i texted, "you go to the grocery!" ( laughter ) that needs an lol attached. ( laughter ) these phones are very sophisticated. i used to have a problem with accidental pocket dialing, but now, put this new baby in my pocket with my keys, and i speed dial
Feb 13, 2013 12:00am PST
of immigration reform, raising the minimum wage and energy independence. quoted john f. kennedy 1962 speech saying the substitution makes us not rivals for power but partners for progress. you agenda he made few concessions to republicans. it remans to be seen whether the president can break away from the bitter partisanship and dysfunction of his first term and whether he can strike the grand bargains the country needs. >> the greatest nation on worth cannot keep conducting its business by drifting from one manufactured crises to the next we can't do it. [applause] let's agree, let's agree right here right now to keep the people's government open and pay our bills on time and always uphold the full faith and credit of the united states of america. our economy is stronger. when we honor else the talents and ingenuity of striving hopeful immigrants. and right now, leaders from the business labor law enforcement faith communities, they all agree that the time has come to pass comprehensive immigration reform. now is the time to do it. know is the time to get it done. if you want to vote no, t
Feb 12, 2013 12:00pm PST
forms of energy, which is good for the environment. >> rose: a carbon tax. >> some form of carbon tax, federal gas tax is going up a bit. something like that. you can get another few hundred billion a year out of that. that gets you up to 3.5. the last trillion is where the rubber meets the road. i think all of that, maybe dems and republicans wouldn't automatically admit they would be willing to do it but all of that is within the realm of reason. the last trillion is the hard part. because then you're making very tough choices about which specific taxes to raise versus which specific spending cuts. >> rose: what choices would you recommend the country make. >> in my opinion and i do work some with the congressional budget office, although they are nonpartisan, this is just my opinion. i would make four or five big choices. i would, indeed, put up some sort of carbon tax. and for the sake of call all of us and future generation. >> rose: the congress went crazy over cap and trade. >> cap and trade is a crazy thing to doment but also, also, frankly, the world has changed. i mean it's
Feb 14, 2013 12:00pm PST
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